The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - 63 61
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.55% 2.33%
As % of the System Software category - 7.14% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 14
Average salary - £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

System Software Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
66 42 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.64% 7.72% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 99
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

vSphere
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Suffolk region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Suffolk

vSphere
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MobileIron

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MobileIron